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There was a time when people thought cigarette smoking was good for your health. In fact, it was believed to have medicinal properties. After a correlation was discovered between smoking and cancer in 1930, many people still held to the belief that smoking was harmless. Even the American Cancer Society spread this message. In 1944 they warned that there may be ill-effects of smoking but “no definite evidence exists” between smoking and lung cancer. During this time, my grandma was in her prime and like the rest of her peers, she smoked. She did quit smoking in her 40s, but the damage had already been done, and by age 60 she was pulling an oxygen tank around with her to help her breathe. She had developed emphysema from smoking. She eventually died from cancer.
For those of us who grew up in the 1970s and 80s, artificial sweeteners were the…
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